The Lost Patrol

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The Lost Patrol ★★★½ 1934

WWI British soldiers lost in the desert are shot down one by one by Arab marauders as Karloff portrays a religious soldier convinced he's going to die. The usual spiffy Ford exteriors peopled by great characters with a stirring score. Based on the story, “Patrol” by Philip MacDonald. 66m/B VHS, DVD . Victor McLaglen, Boris Karloff, Reginald Denny, Wallace Ford, Alan Hale, J.M. Kerrigan, Billy Bevan, Brandon Hurst, Douglas Walton; D: John Ford; W: Dudley Nichols, Garrett Fort; C: Harold Wenstrom; M: Max Steiner.